Sexual Assault - Nevada Sexual Assault Laws
In Nevada, the criminal charge of Sexual Assault is classified as a Category A felony.
Sexual Assault Crime & Punishment in Nevada :
The Nevada code § 200.366 defines one degrees of the crime sexual assault, each with associated punishments. The degree of the crime depends on the specifics of the crime committed, with higher degrees of the charge generally receiving harsher punishments.
|Severity||Sexual Assault - Charge Description||Punishment|
Category A felony
Sexual Assault defined in other states :
Sexual Assault is a charge in a total of ten other state(s). The exact definition, charge type, and potential sentencing of this charge varying state to state. For further details please refer to the state page.
|Arizona||Class 2 felony||First offense is 5.25 to 14 years and a Prior felony means 7-21 years. Force or threat of force against the victim or Two or more felonies is 14-28 years. If the victim is under 12, life in prison.|
|Colorado||Class 1 misdemeanor; Class 2 felony; Class 3 felony; Class 4 felony||6-18 month sentence; $500-5,000 fine; 8-20 years; 5 years mandatory parole; $5,000-one million dollar fine; ; 2 to 6 years in prison|
|Missouri||Class C Felony||Up to 7 years|
|Montana||2 to 100 years and fine of up to $50,000; County jail sentence not to exceed 6 months, fine up to $500, or both|
|New Hampshire||Class A misdemeanor||A maximum of 1 year in jail|
|New Jersey||Crime of 1st degree; Crime of 2nd degree||10 to 20 years in prison; 5 to 10 years in prison|
|North Dakota||Class A misdemeanor; Class B misdemeanor; Class C felony||Up to 1 year in prison and/or a maximum fine of $2,000; Up to 30 days in prison and/or a maximum fine of $1,000; Up to 5 years in prison and/or a maximum fine of $5,000|
|Pennsylvania||Felony of the second degree||A maximum of 10 years in prison and up to $25,000 in fines|
|Texas||Felony of the first degree; Felony of the second degree||Maximum of life in prison and/or a maximum fine of $10,000; Maximum of 20 years in prison and/or a maximum fine of $10,000|
|Vermont||Felony||A maximum of 20 years, and/or a maximum fine of $10,000; 3 years-life, and/or a maximum fine of $25,000|